FORSYTHES’ LARGE ANTIQUES AUCTION
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 28, -- 10:30 A.M.
Located at the Shelby County Fairgrounds on U.S. 60 at the west edge of Shelbyville.
This will be a large antiques auction with quality antiques from estates and homes.
ANTIQUE FURNITURE: EARLY FURNITURE: Fine early walnut 4-drawer Hepplewhite chest w/string inlay & cut-out apron; early cherry 1-drawer. sugar stand w/unusual turned legs & cut-out stretcher; early dovetailed cherry blanket chest w/turned feet; period cherry arm chair w/carved harp & florals on back; early grandfather’s clock w/broken arch top & porcelain dial; early unusual walnut 1-drawer sewing stand w/lift lid & compartments; early pine 1-drawer cupboard w/bracket base; early curly maple 5-drawer chest w/turned feet; early primitive 1-door dry sink w/cut-out gallery at top; early English Windsor arm chair; early side stand w/shoe feet; early paint decorated blanket chest; early cherry 2-drawer night stand w/turned legs; early dovetailed blanket chest; primitive knockdown wardrobe; set of six oak curved back captain’s chairs; early cherry 4-drawer Sheraton chest w/turned feet; early walnut 2-door wash stand w/dovetailed gallery; early dovetailed blanket chest w/old red paint; early 1-drawer drop leaf night stand w/turned legs; etc. VICTORIAN, OAK FURNITURE, ETC.: French style inlaid marquetry 1-door china cabinet w/brass ormolu trim; fine mahogany drop front desk w/carved lions heads at top & claw feet; fine oak hall seat w/carved back, beveled mirror, brass hooks & lift seat; large oak 1-dr. display china cabinet; walnut Victorian 2-drawer stand; etc.
EARLY SMALLS, COUNTRY ITEMS, PRIMITIVES: Early miniature paint decorated blanket chest w/leaf designs on front; early half basket w/old green paint; early box w/inlaid star on top; unusual tramp art sewing box; heavily carved jewel box w/full body carved grouse; early yellowware bowls; early bird cage; early wooden sugar buckets; early pair of sugar nippers; early lightning rods w/balls; early brown glazed umbrella holder w/foliage & deer designs; wooden & iron ice skates; early flint glass pieces; 11-drawer spice cabinet; 8-drawer wooden spice cabinet; original prints of African-American boys on fence playing cards; African-American chef cookie jar; Quilts incl. several old handmade quilts incl. large applique with Acorns; Lonestar; Irish Chain quilt w/applique border; 8-Point Star crazy quilt in excellent condition; early multi-color coverlet w/bird border; blue & white coverlets; Hudson Bay blankets; etc. carved corner shelf w/house; carved shelf w/deer head; automaton Santa Claus; old scrapbook; Pewter incl. early pewter flagon w/heart shaped spout dated 1820; two early pewter plates; Holman pewter candlesticks; etc.; fine miniature egg basket; fine large buttocks egg basket; pewter ice cream molds; early wooden bowl; early wooden funnel; Bennington pitcher; early Demi John bottle; early decanters; early stoneware crocks; wooden goose decoy; unusual antler inkwell; small enameled lantern; early brass log holder w/lion heads; early brass fireplace fender; early wooden handle flatware; Folk Art incl. unusual Folk art wood carved dancing figure; unusual Folk Art wood carved African American dancing figure; unusual Folk Art carved pistol; early wooden boat; unusual Folk Art wood carved figure; unusual Folk Art carved bone figure; Early Transferware over 50 pieces incl. large Minerva pattern platter; large tureen; early Columbia pattern coffee pot; large serving tray; Union pattern pitcher & bowl; Friburg serving tray; Friburg pot; several Davenport cups & saucers; Columbus pattern platter; Friburg platter; Columbia covered sugar; Bologna pattern platter; several plates; early transferware child’s dishes incl. covered tureen, gravy boat, platters, plates, all with children’s scenes incl. some with brownies; etc.; Toys & Child Related Items incl. early 6” wooden paint decorated self winding toy of woman with dasher churn; unusual wooden bank in form of dresser; early pipsqueak toy; early tin teeter totter toy; early wooden stick horse w/rollers; Shoenhut nodder rolly polly; Shoenhut man figure; early straw filled teddy bear; small Steiff fawn; arcade horse drawn contractor’s dump wagon cast iron toy; large cast iron toy cannon; 12” A Century of Progress 1933 Greyhound Lines cast iron bus; Marx tin windup horse & cart toy; child’s dresser; etc.; Advertising & Country Store items incl. 42” round double sided Pure Oil porcelain sign; old tin Green River Whiskey sign; Keen Kutter Tools tin advertising sign; double sided Pepsi-Cola Masonite sign; 60” Old Reliable Coffee porcelain sign, as is; 2-drawer walnut spool cabinet; 4-drawer oak spool cabinet; porcelain Hartford Fire Insurance sign; 1941 Coca-Cola tray; many early medicine and doctor’s bottles from physician’s estate many with original labels; several porcelain apothecary jars; etc.
GLASSWARE, CHINA, COLLECTIBLES & MISC. ITEMS: Over 80 pieces of Paisley pattern Flow Blue by Mercer Pottery Co. incl. covered tureen, large platters, pitcher, dinner plates, covered dishes, cups & saucers, etc.; large Hinderstan pattern Flow Blue platter; several Flow Blue plates; misc. plates; Doulton pitcher & bowl set; set of 18 Copeland plates by Tiffany & Co.; several Onion pattern pieces incl. platters, plates, bowls, compotes, etc.; Tea Leaf Alfred Meakin pitcher & bowl; unusual banquet lamp w/matching handpainted windmill scene on base & shade; Astral type lamp with prisms & frosted shade: small 6-tune music box; blue opalescent art glass sugar shaker; unusual cranberry jar w/stopper; cranberry sugar shaker; diamond quilted satin glass pitcher; pair of enameled vases; enameled sugar shaker; sterling overlay perfume bottle; cut glass cologne bottle w/sterling rim; cut glass dresser jars w/sterling lids; several pieces of Cut Glass incl. muffineer w/sterling lid, vases, bowls, cream & sugar, etc.; green opalescent North Wood cherry & cable pitcher & six tumblers; several pieces of pattern glass incl. syrups, covered compotes; etc. Clocks incl. fine walnut wall clock w/calendar dial; Ingram walnut mantle clock; Jerome mantle clock; crystal Regulator clock; black column mantle clock; oak Regulator clock; etc.; Paintings & Art Work incl. several oil paintings including ; large oval oil painting of gentleman in ornate gold frame; signed winter scene of homestead; Venetian scene oil on canvas signed N.H. Busey; Neva Chapman, Indiana watercolor; signed Chandler still life pastel of fruit; camp scene oil painting w/ moose signed and titled “Curiosity”; etc.; Old Oriental Rugs; etc.
AUCTIONEERS’ NOTE: This will be a large all day auction with items from estates.
TERMS & CONDITIONS: Cash, check, Visa & MasterCard w/proper ID. 10% Buyers Premium. 3% convenience fee for credit card.
FORSYTHES’ AUCTIONS, LLC
DAVE FORSYTHE, AUCTIONEER
FRANK FORSYTHE, AUCTIONEER
937-377-3700 OR 513-791-2323
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